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Beau Recall Upsets Newspaperofrecord
Beau Recall Upsets Newspaperofrecord, Repeats In Longines Distaff Turf Mile

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020) – Slam Dunk Racing and Medallion Racing’s Beau Recall (IRE) roared past 1-2 favorite Newspaperofrecord (IRE) at the sixteenth pole and drew off to a 1 ½-length repeat victory in the $500,000 Longines Distaff Turf Mile…

Sep 5, 2020

SITTIN ON GO - The Iroquois G3
Sittin On Go Strikes At 24-1 For Iroquois Victory; Earns 10 Points Toward 2021 Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020) – Albaugh Family Stables’ Sittin On Go roared past Midnight Bourbon at the sixteenth pole en route to a 2 ½-length victory in the 39th running of the $200,000 Iroquois Presented by Ford (GIII) for 2-year-olds.Trained…

Sep 5, 2020

Rushie Much The Best In Wins Pat Day Mile
Rushie Much The Best In Wins Pat Day Mile

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020) – Jim and Donna Daniell’s Rushie overtook dueling leaders Vertical Threat and Tap It to Win with a three-wide move at the head of the stretch and cruised to a 1 ¾-length victory over Sonneman to win the 96th running…

Sep 5, 2020

FANCY LIQUOR - American Turf
Fancy Liquor Holds Off Taishan To Win American Turf

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020) – Skychai Racing and Sand Dollar Stable’s Fancy Liquor rallied from far off a fast pace and then held off Taishan by a half-length to win the 29th running of the $500,000 American Turf (Presented by Smithfield (GII)…

Sep 5, 2020

SHEDARESTHEDEVIL - The Longines Kentucky Oaks - 146th
Shedaresthedevil Caps Big Day For Cox, Geroux

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020) – It was a thrilling Friday for the team of Brad Cox and Florent Geroux as the duo teamed up for their second Longines Kentucky Oaks (Grade I) victory in the last three years with Qatar Racing, Flurry Racing and Big…

Sep 5, 2020

The Kentucky Derby - Coady Photography
$143,355 Single 6 jackpot up for grabs on Kentucky Derby day

There are plenty of enticing wagers to play on Kentucky Derby day at Churchill Downs, but perhaps none more challenging—or potentially lucrative—than the Single 6. The Single 6 jackpot went unclaimed on Kentucky Oaks day, which means there’s a $143,355 carryover…

Sep 5, 2020

Kentucky Oaks Post-Race News Conference Transcript
Kentucky Oaks Post-Race News Conference Transcript

JIM MULVIHILL: All right, ladies and gentlemen, the winner of the Longines Kentucky Oaks is Shedaresthedevil. And we are happy to be joined now by winning owner Staton Flurry, who owns the horse in partnership with Qatar Racing and Big Aut Farms, as well as…

Sep 4, 2020

Coady Photography
Kentucky Oaks Trainer and Jockey Quotes

LOUISVILLE, KY (Friday, Sept. 4, 2020) – KENTUCKY OAKS TRAINER QUOTES Brad Cox (Shedaresthedevil, winner) – “This is why you wake up every morning to get to win races like this. This filly has been really impressive coming into the race and when she breezed…

Sep 4, 2020

Diamond Oops Wins Twin Spires Turf Sprint
Diamond Oops Wins Twin Spires Turf Sprint

LOUISVILLE, KY (Friday, Sept. 4, 2020) – Diamond 100 Racing Club, Amy Dunne, D P Racing and Patrick Biancone Racing’s Diamond Oops found racing room along the rail in deep stretch to edge favored Extravagant Kid by a neck to win the 26th running of the $250,000…

Sep 4, 2020

Shedaresthesdevil wins Kentucky Oaks
Shedaresthedevil Scores 15-1 Upset To Win The 146th Longines Kentucky Oaks

LOUISVILLE, KY (Friday, Sept. 4, 2020) – Qatar Racing, Flurry Racing Stables and Big Aut Farms’ Shedaresthesdevil pushed past heavy favorite Gamine at the eighth pole and then held off a bid from Swiss Skydiver by 1 ½ lengths to win the 146th running of the…

Sep 4, 2020

MONOMOY GIRL - The La Troienne
Champion Monomoy Girl Dominates La Troienne

LOUISVILLE, KY (Friday, Sept. 4, 2020) – Michael Dubb, Monomoy Stables, The Elkstone Group and Bethlehem Stables’ Monomoy Girl, the champion female runner of 2018, continued to show her brilliance as she cruised to a 1 ¾-length victory over pacesetting Lady…

Sep 4, 2020

BY MY STANDARDS
By My Standards Wins Alysheba; Defending Champion McKenzie Fourth

LOUISVILLE, KY (Friday, Sept. 4, 2020) – Allied Racing Stable’s By My Standards forged to the front in upper stretch and pulled away to post a 1 ¾-length victory over Owendale to win the 17th running of the $400,000 Alysheba presented by Sentient Jet (GII)…

Sep 4, 2020

Kentucky Derby 146
Sharing Much The Best In Winning Edgewood

LOUISVILLE, KY (Friday, Sept. 4, 2020) – Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners and Gainesway Stable’s Sharing grabbed the lead in upper stretch and fended off a late bid by Hendy Woods to score by 1 ¼ lengths in the 36th running of the $300,000 Edgewood Presented by…

Sep 4, 2020

SCONSIN - Eight Belles
Sconsin Rallies From Last To Win Eight Belles

LOUISVILLE, KY (Friday, Sept. 4, 2020) – Lloyd Madison Farms IV’s homebred Sconsin overhauled favored Four Graces at the eighth pole to win the 65th running of the $300,000 Eight Belles Presented by TwinSpires.com (GII) for 3-year-old fillies by 2 ¼ lengths.Trained…

Sep 4, 2020

Finnick The Fierce
Finnick the Fierce Scratches From Kentucky Derby; Tiz the Law, Honor A. P. Have Routine Gallops On Derby Eve

LOUISVILLE, KY (Friday, Sept. 4, 2020) – Arnaldo Monge and trainer Rey Hernandez’s Finnick the Fierce was declared out of Saturday’s 146th running of the $3 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve (GI) by his co-owners.With the scratch of Finnick the…

Sep 4, 2020

Honor A. P. (Jamie Newell/TwinSpires.com)
How to make money with Honor A. P. in the Kentucky Derby

Honor A. P. is a good option to play, if not wanting to bet favorite Tiz the Law. A total of 16 horses will go postward in the 146th edition of the $3 million Kentucky Derby (G1) at Churchill Downs on Saturday. Four-time Grade 1 wizard #17 Tiz the Law (3-5)…

Sep 4, 2020